Leading Outsourcing Lawyer Joins Wiggin and Dana's Technology and Outsourcing Practice

September 25, 2015

New Haven – Wiggin and Dana is pleased to announce that George Kimball has joined the firm as a member of the Technology and Outsourcing Group.

Mr. Kimball joins Wiggin and Dana from Hewlett-Packard where he was a senior member of the legal team supporting its worldwide services business, HP Enterprise Services. At HP, his responsibilities included negotiating complex outsourcing transactions; teaching, training and developing comprehensive materials and practice tools for HP lawyers, sales executives, and account executives; and legal support for HP's Enterprise Services' cloud and security businesses.

"George is extremely well-known and respected in the industry," said Mark Heaphy, Chair of Wiggin and Dana's Technology and Outsourcing Group. "Adding George to our team will help us continue to grow and, most importantly, continue to provide the outstanding representation that our clients have come to expect."

Mr. Kimball has been ranked as a leading outsourcing lawyer by Chambers Global, Chambers USA, and Legal 500. He is also the author of a leading book on outsourcing, "Outsourcing Agreements: A Practical Guide" (Oxford University Press, 2010). Since the early 1990s, he has advised clients on contracts for outsourcing information technology and business processes in a wide range of industries.

"After knowing this talented team by reputation and from across the table, I'm delighted to join Wiggin and Dana," Kimball stated. "Their representation of many of today's top-tier, global outsourcing companies is a distinctive strength, and I look forward to working with them to help clients succeed in the competitive marketplace."

Mr. Kimball spent most of his career in private practice, including partnerships at Latham & Watkins, Arnold & Porter, Baker & McKenzie, and a Los Angeles technology boutique, Kimball & Weiner LLP. He is a graduate of UCLA, the University of London and the University of Michigan Law School, where he is now an adjunct member of the faculty, was a member of the law review and (with his late brother, Frank) a winner of the school's moot court competition. He is a member of the Bar in Michigan and California and has been admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court.

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